knock on wood

原文解釋: express a wish that something will or will not occur

中文解釋: 敲敲木頭樹木或是木製的十字架,對早期西方人具有庇祐的功能,確保好運遠離壞運之意思


1. I think I am well at last—knock on wood.

2. I knock on wood when I wish something were true.

3. This last round of treatment should have cured her, knock on wood.

4.  a. I heard there was a car accident in your neighborhood.

     b. I drive by that road today so I'm knocking on wood.

5. a. I have a bad feeling about the test I took today, I might have failed it!

    b. Don't say that, knock on wood!


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